Good new horror fans. Global content leader Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures have postponed the release date of the highly anticipated suspense thriller Spiral: From the book of the sawThe announcement was made today by David Spitz, President of Distribution, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group.
“With movie theaters now open in New York and Los Angeles and moviegoers returning to their favorite pastime, SpiralWith Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson, he’s adding a new twist to a favorite franchise, “said Spitz.” We know that Saw fans and those on their first Saw adventure will be on the edge of their seats with this exciting new movie. We are proud to support the exhibitors with one of our highly anticipated films. We are confident that this film will usher in a robust summer season for motion pictures. “
The Saw franchise grossed nearly $ 1 billion worldwide. Spiral: From the book of the saw was previously scheduled for a May 21 release.
A criminal mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in Spiral, the terrifying new chapter in the book of Saw. In the shadow of his father, a respected police veteran (Samuel L. Jackson), brazen detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) work on a gruesome investigation into murders that eerily remind of them the gruesome Past of the city. Zeke is unintentionally caught in a deepening puzzle and is at the center of the killer’s pathological game.
Spiral stars Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols and Samuel L. Jackson are produced by the original Saw team of Mark Burg and Oren Koules. The film is directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by Josh Stolberg & Pete Goldfinger. A Lionsgate publication, Twisted Pictures features a Burg / Koules production.